South Beyond 6000

The 40 peaks over 6000 feet in the Southern Appalachians with at least 200 ft prominence or isolation of .75 miles. Includes peaks in North Carolina and Tennessee lying in the Smokies, Plott-Balsams, Great-Balsams, Craggy Mountains, Black Mountains, and Roan Mountains. Sponsored by the Carolina Mountain Club. See more at http://www.carolinamountainclub.org/index.cfm/do/pages.view/id/23/page/South-Beyond-6000





  • Mount Mitchell

    6,683 ft / 2,037 m • 80 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Mitchell is the highest peak of the Appalachian Mountains and the highest peak in the eastern United States. It was the highest point in any state of the United State...

  • Mount Craig

    6,647 ft / 2,026 m • 16 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Craig is a 6,647 ft / 2,026 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2nd highest mountain in North Caro...

  • Clingmans Dome

    6,643 ft / 2,025 m • 105 summits • Tennessee, United States

    Clingmans Dome is the highest mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains, the highest point in Tennessee, and the highest point along the Appalachian Trail. Clingmans Dome is cu...

  • Mount Guyot

    6,621 ft / 2,018 m • 7 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Guyot is a 6,621 ft / 2,018 m mountain peak in the Great Smoky Mountains in North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 3rd highest mountai...

  • Balsam Cone

    6,611 ft / 2,015 m • 7 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Balsam Cone is a 6,611 ft / 2,015 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 4th highest mountain in North Caro...

  • Mount Le Conte

    6,593 ft / 2,010 m • 40 summits • Tennessee, United States

    Mount Le Conte is a 6,593 ft / 2,010 m mountain peak in the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2nd highest mountain ...

  • Mount Gibbes

    6,571 ft / 2,003 m • 3 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Gibbes is a 6,571 ft / 2,003 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5th highest mountain in North Car...

  • Potato Hill

    6,475 ft / 1,974 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Potato Hill is a 6,475 ft / 1,974 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 10th highest mountain in North Car...

  • Mount Chapman

    6,417 ft / 1,956 m • 6 summits • Tennessee, United States

    Mount Chapman is a 6,417 ft / 1,956 m mountain peak near White Pine, Tennessee, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5th highest mountain in Tennessee and...

  • Richland Balsam

    6,410 ft / 1,954 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Richland Balsam is a 6,410 ft / 1,954 m mountain peak near Waynesville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 11th highest mountain in Nort...

  • Old Black

    6,370 ft / 1,942 m • 6 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Old Black is a 6,370 ft / 1,942 m mountain peak near Sylva, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 14th highest mountain in North Carolina a...

  • Blackstock Knob

    6,359 ft / 1,938 m • 2 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Blackstock Knob is a 6,359 ft / 1,938 m mountain peak near Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 15th highest mountain in N...

  • Celo Knob

    6,327 ft / 1,928 m • 5 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Celo Knob is a 6,327 ft / 1,928 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 17th highest mountain in North Carol...

  • Mount Hallback

    6,322 ft / 1,927 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States , North Carolina, United States

    Mount Hallback is a 6,322 ft / 1,927 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 18th highest mountain in North ...

  • Waterrock Knob

    6,292 ft / 1,918 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Waterrock Knob is a 6,292 ft / 1,918 m mountain peak near Cullowhee, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 20th highest mountain in North C...

  • Roan High Knob

    6,286 ft / 1,916 m • 6 summits • Tennessee, United States

    Roan High Knob is a 6,286 ft / 1,916 m mountain peak near Hunter, Tennessee, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 7th highest mountain in Tennessee and th...

  • Roan High Bluff

    6,267 ft / 1,910 m • 5 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Roan High Bluff is a 6,267 ft / 1,910 m mountain peak in the Roan Highlands in North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 21st highest mountain ...

  • Mount Lyn Lowry (Jone's Knob)

    6,240 ft / 1,902 m • 2 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Lyn Lowry (Jone's Knob) is a 6,240 ft / 1,902 m mountain peak near Cullowhee, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 22nd highest ...

  • Gibbs Mountain

    6,224 ft / 1,897 m • 3 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Gibbs Mountain is a 6,224 ft / 1,897 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 23rd highest mountain in North ...

  • Mount Kephart

    6,217 ft / 1,895 m • 8 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Kephart is a 6,217 ft / 1,895 m mountain peak near Franklin, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 24th highest mountain in North Car...